Look! Up in the sky! It’s a bird…it’s a plane…it’s a flying pig with an arsenal of weapons battling hordes of enemies. War Piggy: Jetpack Pig Warrior is a 2D action shooter by developer Yuri Nudelman. Set in a cartoon-style world, players control an air force operative on a mission to destroy General von Rat. The only problem? The General has an army between him and this brave swine.
Players are not alone in this fight; they can call upon companions join them in tough spots. like the Crazy Hedgehog, who flies over the battlefield destroying everything. There’s the Medi-Crane a companion who heals the player when they’re injured. There’s also Tough Turtle, who will act as a shield for 10 missions in a row, protecting the player from all sorts of dastardly harm.
Players can choose from a bevy of weapons by using in-game gold to purchase them. Some of these weapons include a chainsaw gun, a missile launcher, and even a lightning gun. If the aeronautical swine is feeling a bit underpowered, there are upgrades players can take advantage of. The game cycles between day and night, and the player can upgrade Piggy to be a stronger fighter in the day or a stronger fighter at night.
War Piggy: Jetpack Pig Warrior is out now on Android devices on Google Play. The game is free to pay, however, there is an in-game payment system that ranges from $0.99 – $12.99 (USD) per item. To learn more about the game and developer Yuri Nudelman like the game’s Facebook page.